Bridges to Success Program

Bridges to Success Program

Mission Statement

The mission of the SVCC Bridges to Success Program, consisting of Comprehensive Learning Centers, Bridges Learning Labs, and advisor training, is to improve student retention and graduation rates by providing: 1) access to state-of-the-art computer resources, 2) academic support through individual and group tutoring, 3) cognitive skills training, and 4) one-on-one help to successfully meet the demands of college.

Comprehensive Learning Center | Bridges Learning Lab

Equal Opportunity

Southside Virginia Community College is committed to affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate against current or potential employees or students on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.

Funding Source

The Comprehensive Learning Centers and Labs are part of "Bridges to Success": a federal program aimed at improving retention and graduation rates at Southside Virginia Community College. Eighty-six percent (86%) of the funding is through a five-year grant of $1.9 million from the U.S. Department of Education's Title III Part A - Strengthening Developing Institutions Program.